The table below looks at the statistics for Software Engineering skills in IT jobs advertised for the Northamptonshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Software Engineering over the 3 months to 1 September 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Software Engineering
Rank 23 33 12
Rank change year-on-year
+10 -21
Permanent jobs citing Software Engineering 78 61 80
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northamptonshire 8.25% 6.49% 12.33%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 9.51% 7.94% 16.06%
Number of salaries quoted 69 60 59
Average salary £38,500 £37,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.66% -
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £21,400 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £47,000 £45,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Software Engineering
East Midlands

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in permanent jobs advertised in the Northamptonshire region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Northamptonshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
820 768 498
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northamptonshire 86.68% 81.70% 76.73%
Number of salaries quoted 743 695 437
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £27,000 £30,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +2.40%

Software Engineering
Jobs Demand Trend in Northamptonshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Software Engineering across the Northamptonshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

Software Engineering Jobs Demand Trend in Northamptonshire

Software Engineering
Salary Trend in Northamptonshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Software Engineering across the Northamptonshire region.

Software Engineering Salary Trend in Northamptonshire

Software Engineering
Salary Histogram in Northamptonshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Software Engineering across the Northamptonshire region over the 3 months to 1 September 2015.

Software Engineering Salary Histogram in Northamptonshire

Software Engineering
Job Locations in Northamptonshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Software Engineering within the Northamptonshire region over the 3 months to 1 September 2015. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Northampton +6 72 £37,000 -1.33% 5
Kettering +2 2 £40,000 +33.33% 2
Towcester -7 2 £43,500 +117.50% 3
Software Engineering
East Midlands

Software Engineering
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Northamptonshire

For the 6 months to 1 September 2015, IT jobs across the Northamptonshire region citing Software Engineering also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Software Engineering.

1 113 (72.44%) SQL
2 93 (59.62%) Agile Software Development
3 80 (51.28%) C#
4 79 (50.64%) Web Services
5 77 (49.36%) Scrum
6 69 (44.23%) TDD
7 64 (41.03%) Java
7 64 (41.03%) BDD
8 62 (39.74%) Git (software)
9 58 (37.18%) MVC
10 56 (35.90%) SDLC
11 53 (33.97%) OO
12 51 (32.69%) OOP
12 51 (32.69%) Mentoring
12 51 (32.69%) User Stories
13 46 (29.49%) JSON
14 45 (28.85%) Degree
14 45 (28.85%) Computer Science
15 44 (28.21%) UNIX
16 41 (26.28%) JavaScript
17 39 (25.00%) J2EE
17 39 (25.00%) Spring
18 38 (24.36%) Procedural Programming
19 37 (23.72%) Apache Hive
19 37 (23.72%) Retail
19 37 (23.72%) Spring MVC
20 36 (23.08%) .NET
21 34 (21.79%) HTML
21 34 (21.79%) Continuous Integration
22 33 (21.15%) C++

Software Engineering
Top Related IT Skills in Northamptonshire by Category

For the 6 months to 1 September 2015, IT jobs across the Northamptonshire region citing Software Engineering also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Software Engineering. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 5 (3.21%) SharePoint
2 3 (1.92%) WebLogic
2 3 (1.92%) JBoss
2 3 (1.92%) Tomcat
3 1 (0.64%) IIS
3 1 (0.64%) CMS
Applications
1 13 (8.33%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (0.64%) Visualfiles
Cloud Services
1 21 (13.46%) Microsoft Azure
2 6 (3.85%) SaaS
3 1 (0.64%) Sage Pay
Communications & Networking
1 1 (0.64%) ISDN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 37 (23.72%) Apache Hive
2 29 (18.59%) MongoDB
3 28 (17.95%) MySQL
4 19 (12.18%) SQL Server
5 4 (2.56%) NoSQL
5 4 (2.56%) Oracle Database
6 3 (1.92%) Oracle9i Database
6 3 (1.92%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 3 (1.92%) SQLite
7 2 (1.28%) SQL Server 2008
7 2 (1.28%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 2 (1.28%) Crystal Reports
8 1 (0.64%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 62 (39.74%) Git (software)
2 21 (13.46%) Team Foundation Server
3 19 (12.18%) JUnit
4 18 (11.54%) Mercurial
5 16 (10.26%) Visual Studio
6 4 (2.56%) Selenium
7 3 (1.92%) NetBeans
General
1 37 (23.72%) Retail
2 14 (8.97%) Electronics
3 13 (8.33%) Finance
4 4 (2.56%) Legal
5 3 (1.92%) Games
6 2 (1.28%) Automotive
6 2 (1.28%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 101 (64.74%) Software Engineer
2 49 (31.41%) Developer
3 29 (18.59%) C++ Software Engineer
4 21 (13.46%) .NET Developer
5 20 (12.82%) Senior Software Engineer
6 17 (10.90%) Java Developer
7 13 (8.33%) Junior
8 11 (7.05%) Software Developer
8 11 (7.05%) C# Software Engineer
9 10 (6.41%) .NET Software Engineer
9 10 (6.41%) Graduate
10 9 (5.77%) Tester
10 9 (5.77%) Software Tester
10 9 (5.77%) Java Software Engineer
11 7 (4.49%) Junior Developer
11 7 (4.49%) Senior Developer
11 7 (4.49%) .NET Software Developer
12 6 (3.85%) Graduate Developer
13 4 (2.56%) Senior .NET Developer
13 4 (2.56%) Junior .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 79 (50.64%) Web Services
2 46 (29.49%) JSON
3 39 (25.00%) Spring
3 39 (25.00%) J2EE
4 37 (23.72%) Spring MVC
5 36 (23.08%) .NET
6 34 (21.79%) HTML
7 32 (20.51%) ASP.NET
8 27 (17.31%) REST
9 26 (16.67%) XML
10 25 (16.03%) Entity Framework
10 25 (16.03%) .NET Framework
11 24 (15.38%) CSS
12 19 (12.18%) ASP.NET Web API
13 11 (7.05%) Java EE
14 10 (6.41%) JPA
15 8 (5.13%) WPF
16 7 (4.49%) jQuery
17 3 (1.92%) Qt
17 3 (1.92%) OpenGL
Miscellaneous
1 45 (28.85%) Computer Science
2 18 (11.54%) Mathematics
3 17 (10.90%) Physics
4 13 (8.33%) Enterprise Software
5 11 (7.05%) Artificial Intelligence
6 7 (4.49%) Analytical Skills
7 6 (3.85%) Algorithms
8 4 (2.56%) Visualisation
9 2 (1.28%) Data Extraction
10 1 (0.64%) Graphic Design
Operating Systems
1 44 (28.21%) UNIX
2 29 (18.59%) Linux
3 18 (11.54%) Windows
4 2 (1.28%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 93 (59.62%) Agile Software Development
2 77 (49.36%) Scrum
3 69 (44.23%) TDD
4 64 (41.03%) BDD
5 58 (37.18%) MVC
6 56 (35.90%) SDLC
7 53 (33.97%) OO
8 51 (32.69%) OOP
8 51 (32.69%) Mentoring
8 51 (32.69%) User Stories
9 38 (24.36%) Procedural Programming
10 34 (21.79%) Continuous Integration
11 29 (18.59%) OOD
12 24 (15.38%) Continuous Improvement
13 14 (8.97%) Image Processing
14 12 (7.69%) Pattern Recognition
15 8 (5.13%) E-Commerce
15 8 (5.13%) Pair Programming
16 6 (3.85%) Document Management
17 5 (3.21%) Electronic Design Automation
Programming Languages
1 113 (72.44%) SQL
2 80 (51.28%) C#
3 64 (41.03%) Java
4 41 (26.28%) JavaScript
5 33 (21.15%) C++
6 22 (14.10%) Python
7 19 (12.18%) VB.NET
8 16 (10.26%) COBOL
9 12 (7.69%) C
10 4 (2.56%) T-SQL
11 2 (1.28%) R
12 1 (0.64%) XAML
12 1 (0.64%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 45 (28.85%) Degree
2 18 (11.54%) PhD
3 4 (2.56%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (5.13%) QA
2 3 (1.92%) ISO 9001
Vendors
1 23 (14.74%) Microsoft
2 15 (9.62%) Oracle
3 10 (6.41%) Sybase
4 2 (1.28%) Red Hat
5 1 (0.64%) hybris
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Posted: Yesterday
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Kettering
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